There are 8 ways to get from Košice to Vilnius by bus, train, night train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  17 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Košice to Kraków, Kraków MDA
  2. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Warszawa Centralna Eic / ...
  3. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Bialystok Ic
  4. Take the train from Białystok to Kaunas
  5. Take the train from Kaunas to Vilnius

$50 - $71

Cheapest option

Bus, train, night train  •  19 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Košice to Kraków, Kraków MDA
  2. Take the train from Krakow Glowny to Grodno D
  3. Take the night train from Grodno to Vilnius(LT)

$34 - $53

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Train  •  19 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Košice, Košice station to Bohumín
  2. Take the train from Bohumin to Warszawa Centralna Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Bialystok Ic
  4. Take the train from Białystok to Kaunas
  5. Take the train from Kaunas to Vilnius

$45 - $88

Bus via Warszawa  •  21 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Kosice to Rzeszow
  2. Take the bus from Rzeszów to Warszawa N2
  3. Take the bus from Warszawa Zachodnia to Grodno
  4. Take the bus from Grodno Train Station to Vilnius

Bus Ecolines  •  21 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Košice to Kraków, Kraków MDA 1262
  2. Take the bus from Kraków to Vilnius

$55 - $89

Drive  •  12 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Košice to Vilnius 588 miles

$110 - $180

Fly to Vilnius  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Kosice (KSC) to Vilnius (VNO) KSC - VNO

$85 - $340

Fly to Kaunas, bus  •  12 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Kosice (KSC) to Kaunas (KUN) KSC - KUN
  2. Take the bus from Kaunas Airport to Vilnius, Seinų str

$88 - $367

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Košice to Vilnius is to bus and train and night train which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 19 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Košice to Vilnius is to fly which costs 70€ - 290€ and takes 9 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Košice to Vilnius. However, there are services departing from Kosice and arriving at Vinco Kudirkos aikste via Rzeszów, Warszawa Zachodnia, Grodno Train Station and Stotis. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Košice station to Vilnius. However, there are services departing from Košice, Košice station and arriving at Vilnius via Bohumin, Warszawa Centralna, Białystok and Kaunas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 39 min.

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The distance between Košice and Vilnius is 720 km. The road distance is 940.8 km.

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The best way to get from Košice to Vilnius without a car is to bus and train which takes 17 h 18 min and costs 40€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 17 h 18 min to get from Košice to Vilnius, including transfers.

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Košice to Vilnius bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, depart from Kosice station.

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Košice to Vilnius train services, operated by Flixtrain, arrive at Košice, Košice station.

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The best way to get from Košice to Vilnius is to train which takes 19 h 39 min and costs 35€ - 75€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 21 h 30 min, you could also fly, which costs 70€ - 290€ and takes 9 h 10 min.

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There is no direct flight from Kosice Airport to Vilnius Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Košice to Vilnius bus services, operated by Intaks, arrive at Vilnius station.

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Map of how to get from Košice to Vilnius.
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  • Distance: 449.8 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 18 min

What companies run services between Košice, Slovakia and Vilnius, Lithuania?

You can take a train from Košice to Vilnius via Bohumín, Bohumin, Warszawa Centralna, Bialystok, Białystok, and Kaunas in around 19 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Košice to Vilnius via Rzeszow, Rzeszów, Warszawa, Warszawa Zachodnia, Grodno, Grodno Train Station, Vilnius, and Stotis in around 21 h 30 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Kosice to Vilnius via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Kosice to Vilnius via Warsaw, Tallinn
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Kosice to Kaunas via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Kosice to Kaunas via Vienna, Warsaw
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Kosice to Vilnius via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Kosice to Kaunas via Warsaw, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Kosice to Kaunas via Vienna, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Kosice to Vilnius via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Kosice to Vilnius via London Luton
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Krakow Glowny to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$14 - $20
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $16
Train from Krakow Glowny to Grodno
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Traukinio
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Train from Białystok to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
traukiniobilietas.lt
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Kaunas to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$5 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$6 - $8
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Košice, Košice station to Bohumín
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Košice to Bohumín
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $40
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$8 - $10
Business
$19 - $21
Premium
$30 - $40
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Bohumin to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Košice to Kraków, Kraków MDA
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Kosice to Rzeszow
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Eurores
Phone
(017) 27 73 759
Email
eurores@op.pl
Website
eurores.pl
Bus from Rzeszów to Warszawa
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
eurores.pl
Neo Bus
Phone
+48 17 277 30 95
Email
kontakt@neobus.pl
Website
neobus.pl
Bus from Rzeszów to Warszawa Zachodnia
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
neobus.pl
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Warszawa Zachodnia to Grodno
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
Book at
ticketbus.by
Intaks
Website
intaks.by
Bus from Grodno Train Station to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
intaks.by
Ollex
Phone
+370 5 210 4304
Email
info@ollex.lt
Website
ollex.lt
Bus from Kaunas Airport to Vilnius, Seinų str
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
ollex.lt

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